New tick-borne virus, Bourbon Virus, discovered after Kansas man dies

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – A new, never before seen virus has been discovered in Kansas. The CDC is now investigating after the tick-borne illness, dubbed “Bourbon Virus,” was linked to the death of a Kansas man. Up until recently, the man’s death remained a mystery. Now, doctors at the University of Kansas Hospital think this…

Lyme in Arkansas

Arkansas Lyme Disease This page lists Lyme support groups, Lyme Disease Awareness events, news articles, research and anything relevant to Lyme and tick borne infections in Arkansas. Websites/Support Groups PAGE:  Lyme Support Arkansas https://www.facebook.com/ArkansasTickborneIllnessLymeDisease/ ADVOCACY: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ArBytesBack/ SUPPORT: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ArkansasTickborneIllnessSupport/ AR Tickborne Illness (@Arkansas_Lyme): https://twitter.com/Arkansas_Lyme Arkansas tickborne illness /Lyme support (Website) Arkansas Tickborne Illness / Lyme Support (Facebook) Arkansas…

Kansas Tick Borne Advocates present the “Hope for Healing Walk”

in 2013 Kansas has the biggest event for the Worlwide Lyme Protest with more then 400 people showing up for their Lyme Run! Kansas Tick-Borne Disease Advocates   Present as part of the Worldwide Lyme Awareness Protest What: Hope for Healing Walk   When: May 3, 11am   Where: South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St. Lawrence…